trace the path of sperm from seminiferous tubules to penile urethra.
the ejaculatory duct opens into the prostatic urethra on the _____lateral to the prostatic utricle
ejaculatory duct, prostatic
the duct of the seminal vesicles joins the ductus deferens to form the _____which opens into the ____urethra at the base of the prostate.
the prostate is separated from the pubis symphysis by loose CT of the ____and from the rectum by the ______septum.
anterior, median, right and left lateral, posterior
What are the lobes of the prostate?
fibromuscular lobe of prostate anterior to the urethra
prostate lobe between ejaculatory duct and urethra forming uvula of bladder; enlargement of this lobe blocks urine passage as men age
right and left lateral
prostate lobes on either side of the urethra which form the largest portion of the gland
Which prostate lobes are associated with carcinoma? Which with benign prostatic hyperplasia?
prostate lobe posterior to urethra and inferior to ejaculatory ducts; palpated during digital rectal exam
in nulliparous women, the ovaries lie in the ____between external iliac artery, ureter, and obliterated umbilical artery. their location varies in parous women.
_____ligament suspends the ovary from the lateral wall of the pelvis and contains the ovarian blood vessels, lymphatics and nerves
_____ligament extends from the ovaries to the tubal angle on the uterus and is accompanied the ovarian branch of uterine artery
part of the broad ligament of the uterus that suspends the ovary from the broad ligament
ovarian artery, ovarian branch of uterine artery
What is the blood supply of the ovary?
tubal branches of uterine and ovarian arteries
What is the blood supply of the fallopian tube?
uterine horns, uterine cavity; fundus, isthmus
the body of the uterus contains the ____&____ and is composed of the 2 parts: _____&_____.
anteverted (90), anteflexed (170)
What is the normal position of the adult, non-pregnant uterus?
condition in which uterus is bent backwards at uterus; associated with dysmenorrhea, dyspareunia, infertility, spontaneous abortion, and backache
_____ligament attaches the uterus to the lateral wall of the pelvis
mesosalpinx, mesovarium, mesometrium
What are the 3 parts of the broad ligament?
the meosalpinx part of the broad ligament invests and supports the _____.
the mesovarium part of the broad ligament suspends the ____.
part of broad ligament inferior to the mesovarium attaching the body of the uterus to the lateral pelvic wall
layer of loose connective tissue with few smooth muscle fibers (part of visceral pelvic fascia) between supravaginal part of the cervix and the bladder extending laterally between the layers of the broad ligament forms the _______
ovaries, uterine tubes and ligaments
What are the components of uterine adnexa?
What maintains the anteverted position of the uterus?
transverse cervical ligament
thickened part of the visceral pelvic fascia in the region of the cervix and vagina, that attaches the uterus to the wall of the lesser pelvis
part of the thickened visceral pelvic fascia attaching the uterus to the sacrum and rectum.
uterine artery, uterovaginal plexus
What blood vessel supplies the uterus? What is its innervation?
___is the recess between vaginal part of cervix and walls of vagina. the posterior side is deepest and associated with_____pouch.
anterior, posterior, right and left lateral
What are the 4 fornices of the vagina?
small rounded elevated remnants of the hymen after its rupture
vaginal branch of uterine artery, 2-3 vaginal branches of internal iliac, artery of bulb of vestibule from internal pudendal
What is the blood supply of the vagina?
upper 3/4 uterovaginal plexus, lower 1/4 pudendal
What is the innervation of the vagina?
Unit 4 Module 11-12: Pelvic Contents, Male and Female Organs from from phcnle25984 terms